Freed-Hardeman University

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Freed-Hardeman University can be found in Henderson, TN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,300 students enrolled per year at Freed-Hardeman University.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score within the range of 1030 to 1230 on the SAT exam, or 21 to 28 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Freed-Hardeman University average GPA ranges from 3.13 to 3.52 for accepted students. 88% of all those who apply are admitted to Freed-Hardeman University, from which 39% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Freed-Hardeman University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Freed-Hardeman University was reported as 88.5% in Fall 2020 with over 944 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Freed-Hardeman University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Freed-Hardeman University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Freed-Hardeman University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 96.3%
  • 2017-2018: 95.3%
  • 2018-2019: 93.2%
  • 2019-2020: 88.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 85.7%

How Does Freed-Hardeman University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Freed-Hardeman University is fifty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Union University52.7%
Bethel University90.3%
Rust College50.3%
Rhodes College44.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Freed-Hardeman University (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading520 - 630
Math510 - 600
Total Score1030 - 1230
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 31
Math19 - 26
Composite Score21 - 28
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